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Admins Tues quiz

on Tue Jun 12 2018, 19:59
I cant say  positively that I'll be around to mark, good luck.

It happened in June

1.In 1215 Zhongdu was captured by Ghengis Khan and the Mongols. What is the city known as now?




2.Anne Boleyn was crowned queen of England, but in which year? a) 1533 b) 1583 c) 1633




3.The RUC was founded in June 1922, what do the initials stand for?




4.The actor best known for playing the lead role in the long running TV series 'The Adventures of Robin Hood' died in June 1985, can you name him?




5.The Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II took place in June of which year?




6.The Battle of Dunkirk ends with defeat and retreat by the Allied forces in which year?




7.In 1989 the Chinese Government sent in troops to clear which square that had been occupied for 7 weeks by protesters?




8.Suzi Quatro was born in June 1950, what was the title of her first UK No.1?




9.Name the actor who died in June 2009 and was famous for playing the part of Shoalin Monk, Kwai Chang Caine in the TV series Kung Fu.




10.In June 1783 which brothers first publicly demonstrated their hot air balloon?



World cup  2010 questions

11.Which country hosted the 2010 Football World Cup?





12.Which former Manchester United striker finished the tournament with five goals for his country Uruguay?





13.England were named in Group C alongside Eygpt, Slovenia and which other nation?





14.Only one African nation reached the Quarter Finals. Can you name them?

a) Ghana b) South Africa c) Morocco





15.Which European team knocked England out of the tournament in the Second Round?





16.Which Barcelona midfielder scored an extra time goal to help Spain win the 2010 World Cup Final?



Cricket anagrams


17.Moan Habit (England)





18.Greasy Robs (West Indies)
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Re: Admins Tues quiz

on Tue Jun 12 2018, 20:20
@Admin wrote:I cant say  positively that I'll be around to mark, good luck.



1.In 1215 Zhongdu was captured by Ghengis Khan and the Mongols. What is the city known as now?
BEIJING



2.Anne Boleyn was crowned queen of England, but in which year? a) 1533 b) 1583 c) 1633
A 1533



3.The RUC was founded in June 1922, what do the initials stand for?

ROYAL ULSTER CONSTABULARY


4.The actor best known for playing the lead role in the long running TV series 'The Adventures of Robin Hood' died in June 1985, can you name him?
RICHARD GREEN



5.The Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II took place in June of which year?
1953



6.The Battle of Dunkirk ends with defeat and retreat by the Allied forces in which year?
1940




7.In 1989 the Chinese Government sent in troops to clear which square that had been occupied for 7 weeks by protesters?
TIANANMEN SQUARE



8.Suzi Quatro was born in June 1950, what was the title of her first UK No.1?
CAN THE CAN



9.Name the actor who died in June 2009 and was famous for playing the part of Shoalin Monk, Kwai Chang Caine in the TV series Kung Fu.

DAVID CARRADINE


10.In June 1783 which brothers first publicly demonstrated their hot air balloon?
MONTGOLFFIER. ( HISTORY THREAD SURE COMES IN HANDY )


World cup  2010 questions

11.Which country hosted the 2010 Football World Cup? CHINA





12.Which former Manchester United striker finished the tournament with five goals for his country Uruguay?
DIEGO FORLAN





13.England were named in Group C alongside Eygpt, Slovenia and which other nation?
AHHHGG CANT REMEMBER




14.Only one African nation reached the Quarter Finals. Can you name them?

a) Ghana b) South Africa c) Morocco
GHANA





15.Which European team knocked England out of the tournament in the Second Round?
ITALY




16.Which Barcelona midfielder scored an extra time goal to help Spain win the 2010 World Cup Final?
FERNANDO TORRES



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17.Moan Habit (England)





18.Greasy Robs (West Indies)
GARY SOBERS
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Re: Admins Tues quiz

on Tue Jun 12 2018, 20:53
1.  ?

2. a) 1533

3.The Royal Ulster Constabulary

4.  Richard Greene

5.  1953

6.  1940?

7.  Tiannamen Square  spellage

8.  Can the Can?

9  Jackie Chan?

10.  Montgolfier Brothers

World cup  2010 questions

11.  South Africa

12.  ?

13.  ?

14.  b) South Africa?

15.  ?

16.  ?

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17.  Ian Botham

18.  Gary Sobers

A bit late soz, we had a visitor.
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Re: Admins Tues quiz

on Tue Jun 12 2018, 22:01
1. Bejing
2. 1533
3. Royal Ulster Constabulary
4. Richard Greene
5. 1953
6. 4th June 1940
7. Tianamen Square
8. Can the Can???
9. David Carradine
10. Montgolfier Brothers
11. ...16 No Flippin Idea
17....18 As above

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Re: Admins Tues quiz

on Tue Jun 12 2018, 22:07
Haha gottcha Very Happy
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Re: Admins Tues quiz

on Tue Jun 12 2018, 22:13
Was that^^^^^for me or RMJ????? Laughing Laughing
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on Tue Jun 12 2018, 22:19
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Re: Admins Tues quiz

on Tue Jun 12 2018, 22:23
I'll leave the quiz open, maybe Jo anne, gassey , tezza, corky etc might give it a go. It's the weather you know Wink
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Re: Admins Tues quiz

on Tue Jun 12 2018, 22:52
Thanks for our entertainment Mrs A

I didn't do too well with the World Cup ones LOL Embarassed Laughing
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Re: Admins Tues quiz

on Tue Jun 12 2018, 23:05
Don't worry about that too much RMJ. Just look at my answers. lol! lol!
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Re: Admins Tues quiz

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 16:02
Nearly forgot the answers

1.In 1215 Zhongdu was captured by Ghengis Khan and the Mongols. What is the city known as now?
Beijing



2.Anne Boleyn was crowned queen of England, but in which year? a) 1533 b) 1583 c) 1633
a) 1533



3.The RUC was founded in June 1922, what do the initials stand for?
Royal Ulster Constabulary



4.The actor best known for playing the lead role in the long running TV series 'The Adventures of Robin Hood' died in June 1985, can you name him?
Richard Greene



5.The Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II took place in June of which year?
1953



6.The Battle of Dunkirk ends with defeat and retreat by the Allied forces in which year?
1940



7.In 1989 the Chinese Government sent in troops to clear which square that had been occupied for 7 weeks by protesters?
Tiananmen Square



8.Suzi Quatro was born in June 1950, what was the title of her first UK No.1?
Can the Can



9.Name the actor who died in June 2009 and was famous for playing the part of Shoalin Monk, Kwai Chang Caine in the TV series Kung Fu.
David Carradine



10.In June 1783 which brothers first publicly demonstrated their hot air balloon?
The Montgolfier Brothers


World cup 2010 questions

11.Which country hosted the 2010 Football World Cup?

South Africa



12.Which former Manchester United striker finished the tournament with five goals for his country Uruguay?

Diego Forlan



13.England were named in Group C alongside Eygpt, Slovenia and which other nation?

United States



14.Only one African nation reached the Quarter Finals. Can you name them?

a) Ghana b) South Africa c) Morocco

a) Ghana



15.Which European team knocked England out of the tournament in the Second Round?

Germany



16.Which Barcelona midfielder scored an extra time goal to help Spain win the 2010 World Cup Final?

Andres Iniesta

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17.Moan Habit (England)

Ian Botham



18.Greasy Robs (West Indies)

Gary Sobers
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